Robert Half International Purchasing Agent in Reading, Pennsylvania
Accountemps is seeking a Purchasing Agent to join a reputable company in the Reading area! This purchasing agent will be responsible for reviewing planned order releases and process accordingly, interacting with supplier quality to ensure disposition of defective materials and other purchasing responsibilities as assigned. This Purchasing Agent will work closely with the Strategic Sourcing Manager. This opportunity will offer great career growth and could lead to future opportunities! If you have previous purchasing experience, we want to hear from you!
Maintaining and updating inventory
Communicating with vendors regarding purchase orders
Reviewing and verifying purchase orders for accuracy
Entering and updated purchase order information through internal software
Tracking purchases from order placement until it arrives in hands of order placer
Placing purchase orders, rescheduling orders, confirmations, invoice reconciliation, decision of order quantities and due dates according to stock balance and costs
For immediate consideration, please submit your most recent resume in a word document to firstname.lastname@example.org
2 + years of purchasing or relative experience
Researching and selecting vendors
Maintaining and identifying economic order quantities to manage inventory costs
Processing purchase orders
Experience with Oracle a plus
Excellent communication skills
Managing pricing and contract negotiations as needed
Associates or bachelor's degree preferred
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.
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Salary: $18.00 - $22.00 / Hourly
Location: Reading, PA
Date Posted: March 26, 2020
Employment Type: Temporary
Job Reference: 03770-9502531666
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance